Health checks are a short, sharp and effective assurance method, which provides business owners, with a ‘snapshot’ of the status of a one or many projects – as well as programs.
Project or program health checks can be applied and utilised seamlessly within conventional or modern Agile delivery environments, and under any in-house or industry leading methodology. The PM Solutions health check produces a short, sharp and focus assurance option prior to a major decision point or a formal gated review. Health checks are most commonly utilised on large-scale programs and projects that stretch over extended delivery periods of months or even years, having extended durations between formal gated reviews and internal check points.
WHAT WE DO
The PM Solutions health checks are 'pro-active' ensuring that programmes and projects begin and run as efficiently as possible. We deliver this through our 100% independent assessment of how well the program or project is performing in accordance with its objectives, and how well it adheres to organisational processes, policies or standards, which including Agile delivery environments. Our health check assurance method and process, ensures that each and every assessment, aligns with global assurance 'best practice', providing a common-sense delivery confidence assessment in an open and transparent environment.
Our bespoke project or program health checks, are highly effective assurance tool, especially when time is of the essence. Commonly delivered by an accredited assurance specialist in days (not weeks), who possesses vast experience in program and project assurance, and are familiar with your program, project, sector and/or industry.
As an accredited assurance partner, our health check assurance method is aligned to Global Digital Assurance® global best practices, and are designed to provide an ongoing and independent review of the effectiveness of the key practices used to manage a project or program delivery. We provide pragmatic and practical advice, taking into account the unique environment for each organisation.
How we do it
PM Solutions health checks answer 'seven' critical questions for programs and projects: